Mandela, the Unapologetic Radical
The world’s powerful now mourn an icon, but still avoid facing his politics.
Fort Hood Murders Evoke Racist Reactions
The media’s blame of Major Hasan’s religion is a convenient way to avoid everything else.
It’s not a new generation of Black leaders. It’s a new politic.
Author Vijay Prashad reviews Gwen Ifill’s much-anticipated book and suggests what the new cadre of politicians need from us.
The Full Force of Black Pain
A review of five books about Katrina by Vijay Prashad.